The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 22 16 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.53% 6.23% 8.28%
As % of the Vendors category 8.28% 11.04% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 4
Median daily rate £265 £255 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.92% -31.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £428 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 145 154 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 54.72% 56.41% 53.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 83 62
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £253 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -26.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £8.14 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £15.60 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Bracknell

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Bracknell

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Bracknell

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for VMware.

1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
3 9 (34.62%) Avaya
3 9 (34.62%) Avaya Certification
3 9 (34.62%) BCP
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
3 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
3 9 (34.62%) WFM
3 9 (34.62%) AirWatch
3 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity Planning
3 9 (34.62%) High Availability
3 9 (34.62%) Workforce Optimisation
4 6 (23.08%) Retail
4 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 6 (23.08%) VBScript
5 4 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) C
6 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
7 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) IaaS
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Leader
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Avaya Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Communications Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Hosting Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
1 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) BCP
1 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
1 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity Planning
1 9 (34.62%) High Availability
1 9 (34.62%) WFM
1 9 (34.62%) Workforce Optimisation
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 6 (23.08%) VBScript
2 3 (11.54%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Pingdom
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Avaya
1 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) EMC
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) CommVault
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) New Relic
3 1 (3.85%) PagerDuty